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Distributed Generation (DG)

Distributed generation describes a distributed energy resource (DER) used to generate power at or near the site of consumption. DG can include various technologies and applications, such as microgrids, local grids, stand-by generators for large commercial buildings, and even fuel cells powering individual homes.

What Small and Midsize Businesses Need to Know About Distributed Generation (DG)

DG provides multiple benefits for small businesses. Some of these benefits include increased reliability (from power generated on site), reduced losses in transmission, and increased opportunity for customer participation and ownership.

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